– British Transport Police
BTP officers were called to Crampmoor Lane crossing, Romsey, on Tuesday, 18 February following a report that a person had been hit by a train. BTP and Hampshire Constabulary officers attended the incident, which was reported to BTP at 10.18am and is currently being treated as non-suspicious. Medics from South Central Ambulance Service also attended but the person was pronounced dead at the scene. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the identity of the person and inform their family. A file will be prepared for the Coroner.”
British Transport Police have confirmed a man has died after being hit by a train at the level crossing in Crampmoor Lane in Hampshire. It happened just after 10am and the person was pronounced dead at the scene.
Villagers in Plumpton Green in Sussex have gathered together to protest against Network Rail's plans to remove the white wooden gates on their level crossing and replace them with modern barriers. They're worried the new barriers won't be safe.
Charlotte Wilkins reports. She spoke to residents Robin Kaye, Richard Wells and Barbara Spencer.